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Carrying Lambs

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750-88 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thomas Gainsborough, born 1727 - died 1788 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Chalk drawing

  • Museum number:

    FA.594

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case PD, shelf 182, box (I)

Physical description

Chalk drawing of lambs.

Place of Origin

Britain (drawn)

Date

ca. 1750-88 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Thomas Gainsborough, born 1727 - died 1788 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Chalk drawing

Dimensions

Height: 7.125 in, Width: 8.875 in

Descriptive line

Chalk drawing by Thomas Gainsborough entitled 'Carrying Lambs'. Great Britain, mid 18th century.

Materials

Paper; Chalk

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Agriculture; Lambs; Farms; Spring

Categories

Drawings; Animals and Wildlife

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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